SLC motorcycle officer hit by car during traffic stop

SALT LAKE CITY -- A Salt Lake City motorcycle officer suffered a possible fractured leg after he was hit by a car while making a traffic stop Monday night.

According to dispatch, the officer was struck by a vehicle not involved in the initial stop in the area of 1000 S. and Main St.

The officer, who has not been identified, is expected to recover.

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